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Prom 35 - Liszt, Glière, Rachmaninov

Kirill Karabits conducts Ailish Tynan (soprano) and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Liszt: Mazeppa. Gliere: Concerto for coloratura soprano. Rachmaninov: Symphony No 2.

With Louise Fryer

The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Kirill Karabits perform three colourful scores, two of them with connections to Karabits's Ukrainian homeland.

The concert begins with a swashbuckling tone-poem by Liszt telling the story of a legendary Ukrainian, Mazeppa, and it ends with Rachmaninov's most famous (and most lyrical) symphony. Between them comes a real novelty - a melody-filled concerto for wordless soprano and orchestra by Ukrainian-born composer Reinhold Glière. The effervescent Irish soprano Ailish Tynan takes the extraordinary solo part.

Kirill Karabits has been Principal Conductor of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra for two seasons now and their relationship is blossoming into something rather special.

Liszt: Mazeppa
Glière: Concerto for Coloratura Soprano
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 2 in E minor

Ailish Tynan (soprano)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Kirill Karabits (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Prom 35: Bournemouth S O

    • Franz Liszt

      Mazeppa - symphonic poem after Hugo S.100

      Conductor: Kirill KARABITS Performer: Bournemouth S O

    • Reyngold Moritsevich GLIER

      Concerto Op.82 for coloratura soprano and orchestra

      Conductor: Kirill KARABITS Performer: Ailish TYNAN - Soprano Performer: Bournemouth S O

    • Sergey Rachmaninov

      Symphony no. 2 in E minor Op.27

      Conductor: Kirill KARABITS Performer: Bournemouth S O

  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite no. 1 in B flat major HWV.434 for keyboard - 1733

    Performer: Francesco PIEMONTESI - Piano

  • Johannes Brahms

    25 Variations and fugue on a theme by G F Handel Op.24 for piano

    Performer: Francesco PIEMONTESI - Piano

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